Former Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker and current free agent James Harrison, a key cog in the rivalry with the Baltimore Ravens over the last several years, is interested in crossing enemy lines. From the Ravens’ perspective, the feeling seems to be mutual. “I’ve talked to Ozzie and we’re going to talk again Saturday,” Bill Parise, [...]
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The NFL has suspended Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker James Harrison for one game for his vicious helmet-to-helmet hit on Cleveland Browns quarterback Colts McCoy, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. However, Harrison does plan to appeal the suspension, Schefter reports. Harrison, 33, is the first player to get suspended under the NFL’s enhanced enforcement of player [...]
An AFC North rivalry known for close, physical battles turned into a lopsided, dominant 35-7 Baltimore Ravens victory week one. The Pittsburgh Steelers are seeking revenge from an embarrassing performance they absorbed from Baltimore to kickoff the season at M&T Bank Stadium, a punishing defeat where the Ravens forced a franchise record seven turnovers. The [...]
The Pittsburgh Steelers’ injury-ridden linebacker corps is forcing Head Coach Mike Tomlin to be innovative. Inside linebacker Lawrence Timmons has taken James Harrison’s outside linebackers spot over the past four weeks. Meanwhile, rookie Chris Carter and second-year man Stevenson Sylvester have been pressed into action. Three starters are currently nursing injuries. James Harrison, who has [...]
While the Pittsburgh Steelers could be getting back one of their talented outside linebackers, James Harrison, for Sunday’s game against the Baltimore Ravens, their other talented bookend linebacker, Lamar Woodley, is listed as week-to-week with a hamstring injury. Harrison should be a go for Sunday night’s contest, according to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. [...]